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STEM Education References

Local Level

WVU K-12

WVU for teachers, Next Generation Open Educational Resources, Access WVU: Early College Program.

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State Level

West Virginia EcosySTEM

West Virginia Department of Education

2016 West Virginia A-F School Accountability System Report Cards Summary
WVDE Innovation in Education
WVDE STEM Office of Middle/Secondary Learning: Monthly Webinars
WVDE Career Technical Education: STEM/IT Career Clusters
WVDE: Technology Showcase

Education Alliance

The Education Alliance's 2016 Annual Report
The Education Alliance's Comprehensive Analysis on Summative Assessment's
Education Alliance: STEM Network Schools
WV Council on STEM Report
WV Governor's STEM Initiative: STEM Mini-Grants
WV Statewide After-School Network: STEM Plan
NASA IV&V Educator Resource Center
Neurite: A STEM Magazine for West Virginia Students

National Level

ACT, (2014). The condition of STEM 2013: National. ACT, Inc., Iowa City, IA. Available from:

Huggett, Sarah. (2017). Gender in the Global Research Landscape raw data. Mendeley Data, v2. DOI: 10.17632/bb3cjfgm2w.2

Ladner, M.D., & Myslinski, D. (2013). Report card on American Education: Ranking state K-12 performance, progress, and reform (18th ed.). American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC).

Mullis, V.s., Martin, M.O., Foy, P., & Arora, A. (2012). TIMSS 2011 international results in mathematics. Chestnut Hill, MA: TIMSS & PIRLS International Study Center, Boston College.

National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine (2011). Expanding Underrepresented Minority Participation: America's Science and Technology Talent at the Crossroads. Washington, D.C.: The National Academies Press. doi:10.17226/12984

National Center for Education Statistics, (2013) The nation's report card: A first look: 2013 mathematics and reading, Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education, Washington, D.C., NCES 2014-451.

The College Board (2015). AP program participation and performance data 2014, Available from: 

The National Research Council (2009). Learning Science in Informal Environments: People, Places, and Pursuits. Washington, D.C.: The National Academies Press. doi:10.17226/12190

U.S. Bureau of the Census (2014). Percent of people below poverty level in the past 12 months, American Fact Finder, Available from: (Last accessed: 20-Mar-2016).

U.S. Govenment Accountability Office (2014). Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education: Assessming Relationship between Education and the Workforce. United States Government Accountability Office. Available from:

K-12 Resources for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics EducationResources and findings generated through educational research and development projects funded in part by the National Science Foundation can help inform states and school systems that are developing strategies for improving K-12 STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) education.
STEM Education Coalition
The Case for Investing in Out-of-School Learning as a Core Strategy in Improving Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education

US Department of Education Office of Innovation & Improvement STEM Resources